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Bloomberg
Dec 7, 2013 12:30am EST
the spring. a deal was in place to sell the team and moving to seattle, but mayor kevin johnson led the effort to find investors to match the offer. cory johnson shows us how a team of tech moguls has the king supposed to achieve great -- kings poised to achieve great things. >> it is ripe with tech team owners. there's a new ownership group for the sacramento kings. >> i think of it as a social network. >> he is hoping it will turn around a moribund franchise. he is not going it alone. >> these are truly smart people. >> people like paul jacobs and chris kelly. >> this ownership group has the most patents. we might not have the most wins, but we have the most patents. >> chris mullin is his personal advisor. >> you have to have a lot of money to buy them. a lot of these guys are successful. they have money and they have passion. >> the kings pose a tough business problem. only 8 winning seasons. last season's attendance was the lowest in the league. one of the biggest tech titans of all tried to swoop in and buy the kings and move the team to seattle. but a group partnered with the
SFGTV
Dec 7, 2013 4:00am PST
maybe conditional to approval or something like that. >> thank you chairperson johnson. actually the san francisco workers were included in the committee approval and it was an oversight that it wasn't included in the dda. >> thank you okay so great. so is that something that's just a simple edit? >> we'll include that in the preference so you have the certificate of preference category one and category 2 and category those who live and work in san francisco and then members of the general public. that was easy and of course all subjected to fair housing laws as well. >> okay. and i think i have one more but i'll open it up in anyone else for comments. >> i just want to add a comment your memory was right. and i'm glad that we can make that change to ensure that we have more housing opportunities for san francisco. >> okay. >> i'm very pleased to see that we've got such a robust affordable housing project so i'm very excited that this project is moving. >> so the university discussed and investigated a variety of development opportunities to partner with developers and given t
Al Jazeera America
Dec 7, 2013 3:00am EST
johnson, joining us. nelson mandela asked him to set up the nelson mandela rhodes focus and he's been a director for the last 10 years. you knew nelson mandela 23 years, coinciding with the moment he came out of prison. tell us the story of your first meeting. >> yes, thank you very much for letting me share my memories. everyone is finding it kath arctic. everyone is talking on the radios there. mine is that i was working with colleagues on a small antiapartheid newspaper called the weekly male. it was smuggled on to robin island and into the prison where the a.n.c. leadership were reading it. when he came out of prison a message came to me and my colleague at the "weekly mail", that he wanted us to interview him - every journalist's dream, especially a young and shallow one like myself. we did so. he expressed surprise the newspaper he was taking so seriously was run by children, but the relationship developed from there. i was a political writer, political editor and editor of the various newspapers, and i enjoyed an incredible relationship, a life-changing relationship. i would ne
ABC
Dec 7, 2013 12:35am PST
, and enkozi johnson, packed arenas and captured a nation's heart with his simple message. >> we are all the same. >> announcer: keep it rig i want you to be kind.ff i want you to be smart. super smart. i want one thing in a doctor. i want you to be handsome. i want you to be awesome. i don't want you to look at the chart before you say hi...david. i want you to return my emails. i want you to keep me doing this for another sixty years. at kaiser permanente, we want you to choose the doctor that's right for you. find your perfect match at kp.org and thrive. >>> good evening. thank you for joining us. tonight, we bring you a different kind of story about nelson mandela who died yesterday at 95. it is already saturday morning in south africa, and overnight his flag-draped coffin began its journey back to his ancestral home to be buried. but long before he became a global father figure, when mandela was locked for decades in a prison cell, a loan l lone voice, protesting brutal racial policies. this broadcast made a commitment to cover his struggle when few others were. "nightline" has been
NBC
Dec 7, 2013 5:00am EST
>>> welcome to news4 this week. >> hi, everyone, i'm veronica johnson. gearing show you some of the more interesting local stories making news this week. among them, a new metro campaign gets off track. we talk to riders after the internet explodes with accusations of sexism over this ad. >>> helping babies and parents breathe easier. the new development that could help keep infants out of the hospital. >>> plus, why one little girl might have had a bit of a rough day at the white house during the unveiling of this year's christmas decoration. >>> first though, a virginia woman tells the news4 i-team her dog almost died on a cross-country flight and she has proof on her cell phone camera. the airline wouldn't pay the vet bills unless she agreed to keep quiet. instead, she spoke out to the i-team's scott mcfarland. >> i still want to be reimbursed but i'm not going to be quiet. >> reporter: when janet sinclair decided to move to the east coast from san diego, she sined up for united pet safe program. >> we had never been on a plane together. this was our first. >> reporter: sh
Bloomberg
Dec 7, 2013 7:00am EST
chang. i'm on the set with our editor at large, cory johnson. our jon erlichman is inside at the commerce and innovation center. wire going to be covering it all today from how ebay has gone from auction house to ecommerce juggernaut. we're going to be talking about connective glass on the store front and we're going to be talking about ebay's same day delivery service. amazon may have drones, they may be working on drones, but ebay can bring you something in one hour. >> i love this story because it is such an interesting company. people think ebay is one thing and it is something very different. >> right. right. >> i do not think they understand how different this business is. >> so it is really cold and i forgot my gloves. i'm getting some gloves delivered to us. >> how come we're outside. it is 39 degrees in san jose, california. >> let's go inside. let's go to jon erlichman. he is at the commerce innovation center. what is that all about? >> it is a really fun place, quite frankly. i feel like i am back at the mall as a teenager. they have a guitar shop. although i ha
Bloomberg
Dec 7, 2013 4:00am EST
shop here. i admit, i don't play the guitar like cory johnson. they have the place where you originally do your shopping which is created to touch off some of the technology that ebay has. you can use something like apal, your phone or -- paypal, your phone or tablet. we'll look at how ebay helped transform itself and get ready for the future. >> we'll have much more on ebay business throughout the day. first i want to tell you how much the company has grown over the last decade. here's a look. ebay, the global commerce and payment company with 31,000 employees in 33 countries around the world, driving three different businesses. there is the online marketplace where 124 million active users buy, sell or bid on more than 500 million items. in the u.s. alone, a flat screen tv gets sold every six minutes. men's sunglasses, a pair every 18 seconds and globally every minute, 362 pieces of clothing, shoes or accessories are sold just on mobile devices. then there is paypal. where people spent or receive money 729 million time last quarter. more than the populations of the u.s., south america
Bloomberg
Dec 7, 2013 3:00pm EST
a guitar shop. i do not play guitar like cory johnson. you see a place like where you would do your shopping. it is creative. there is this whole changing retail space where you can now use paypal or even your phone or tablet. there is a clothing store right here and we're going to go into an in-depth look at how it transforms itself to get ready for the future. >> all right. we will have much more on the business throughout the day. first, i want to go through ebay by the numbers. here is a look. ebay, the global e-commerce and payments company, with more than 31,000 employees in 33 countries around the world. they are driving three different businesses. there is the online marketplace, where active users buy, sell, or bid on 500 million items. things are sold every six minutes. a pair of sunglasses is sold every 18 seconds. globally, clothing, shoes, and accessories are sold on mobile devices. then, there is paypal. people send or receive money. 729 times last quarter. that is more than the populations of the u.s., australia, and others combined. payment ranges from the lira to th
Al Jazeera America
Dec 7, 2013 10:00am EST
a pretty big job ahead of them. mitchell johnson starred for the aussies on saturday. johnson twice on a hat trick as he claimed five crickets in a space of five over. >> i think for me to be able to back up the performance like i did in brisbane, to do it here, it's really a nice feeling for me. i guess there has been talk in the past i can have a performance where i blow a team away, and then the next one not to turn up. that's what made is more emotional for me an me. >> they battled back and alway . >> the first inning you have to get brought back under 200 you're not going to get anything. it's obviously very disappointing and you can't get away from that. there are no excuses. it's just not good enough. we need to make sure that we put that right. >> tiger woods with the lead in california. he equaled his own course record at the sherwood country club. he shot 10 birdies in an under par round of 62. johnson is a runner up, he's end. >> well, i played well. i obviously hit a lot of good shots. i made--i made more puts than i did yesterday. i missed a couple of kick-ins. but tod
Al Jazeera America
Dec 7, 2013 1:00pm EST
ahead of them against australia. mitchell johnson start with the aussies on friday. he took 7 for 40. johnson was twice on a hat trick as he claimed five wickettets of just five over. >> to be at back up performance, to do it here, you know, it's really nice. a really nice feeling for me. i guess there's been talk in the past that we can have those performances where i can blow a team away and then the next team not turn up, so that's why it was more emotional for me special. >> johnson means they could have been forced to battle on. but they decided t decided to b. >> another disappointing performance. you can't afford to test matches certainly in test innings. you're not going to win anything. it's obviously very disappointing, and can't go away from that. there is going to be no excuses. it's not good enough. we need to make sure that we put that right. >> the first test between new zealand and the west indies finished in the test. heavy rain forced play to be abandoned with the kiwi's 31 runs short of the total. tiretiger woods will start his d round in california. he equaled his
CSPAN
Dec 7, 2013 1:30pm EST
, a consequential senator. he was not a master of the senate a la lyndon johnson, but he was very active this foreign policy debates, very active in the discussion about vietnam, algeria, the soviet union. he also did something kind of interesting, he chaired a special committee to determine the five best senators in american history. this was a committee that lyndon johnson created for himself, grew tired of it, handed it off to ken kennedy -- kennedy. so this was in some sense the one project that kennedy was in charge of during his senate career. he took it very seriously, you know, inquired of all the great historians in the country and spent six, seven months really digging into this, came up with a list of the five greatest senators, and it was something that became part of his identity as being a young politician, but also someone very steeped in american history. so -- >> who came out at the top of that list? >> el, there was robert taft and robert concern. [inaudible] were the two 20th century ones. but the big ones were john calhoun, daniel webster, henry clay. the great triumv
CSPAN
Dec 7, 2013 8:00am EST
letters include correspondences with the kennedy family, lyndon johnson, henry kissinger and william f. buckley. this is about an hour. [applause] >> well, welcome, and thank you for that nice welcoming applause. and i want to thank you all for joining us for what i know is going to be a very special evening. as many of you know this year, vanderbilt welcomed john meacham with, i would say, wide arms and a very warm embrace as a distinguished visiting professor. [applause] and i think john has done well, and i hope we can take the visiting off pretty soon. [laughter] i would say that our political science students are just thrilled to have such a unique opportunity to learn from this accomplished historical scholar and celebrated to have. john's most recent book, "thomas jefferson: the art of power," rose to the coveted number one spot on "the new york times" bestseller list and was selected as one of the best books of the year by the times book review and the be washington post. and "the washington post." his best selling biography of andrew jackson, "american lion," earned him a puli
ABC
Dec 7, 2013 6:00pm EST
. a went 17-3. leads jack -- zach johnson by two >> the timeline, and a lot of questions out there. we are here to answer them for you. it should be ok inside the beltway. from west to east toward winchester and loudoun. we will see snow across the d.c. metro as early as it :00 or 9:00 tomorrow. we will continue to the new time our. this is going to be an ugly, ugly weather day. temperatures around 32. all rain late tomorrow night. >> we will continue to get >>> welcome to world news tonight the deep freeze and the death toll mounting a trk k sliding off a bridge the rescue efforts that followed. the passengers who slept on the plane stuck in dallas. travel paralyzed and hardly over. the extreme weather team on what's coming next. >>> under the microscope, what we learned about the police officer caught on tape, opening fire on a mother racing away in her mini van, five children inside. >>> the letter to mom, a daughter missing for months, a mother's emotional plea, why the authsay
Bloomberg
Dec 6, 2013 7:00pm EST
on the cover started -- story, cory johnson joins us from the ebay's conference -- campus. say aboutohn donahoe ones.r >> he said, what is the big apple -- big deal? i've known people jones for a decade. think of amazon as walmart. think of ebay as small businesses everywhere. they have diametrically opposed ideas about who in the marketplace they want to support. i asked john donahoe about drone and how they got some attention for the thing. look, thisd is, isn't about fantasy future. we're doing things now to help consumers now. ebay is not what you think it is. people think of ebay as an auction site, which is what it was 30 years ago. options are 35% of the overall business. they do about three times more fixed sales than the others. their paypal business is interesting and growing. >> how important is paypal for ebay? >> hugely important. it is growing so much faster than the rest of the business. it had been growing at rates that were high. allebay campus we are at is paypal people, in fact. they have 13,000 people exclusively working on paypal. i asked him what they are going to do with
Bloomberg
Dec 6, 2013 11:00pm EST
emily chang. i'm here with cory johnson. and we also have jon erlichman. we have been learning a lot about e-bay. it has been an exciting day. john donahoe is the ceo. >> yeah. it is like a smackdown between ebay and amazon. auction is a minority of their business. it will be entertaining and enlightening for people. they will learn about a lot of things. >> we will talk about that with john donahoe. we will also learn about the ebay's moonshot business. it is the same day delivery business. it will get to that within an hour. i have got these gloves. >> styling gloves. >> it was cold this morning. and the payment business, that is a monster of a business. billions of transactions every quarter. it is growing at double-digit rates. >> you go very in depth on some of the innovations they are working on at ebay. you are inside the commerce and innovation showcase. what is that about? >> this is a place where they try to explain to their many retail partners what the technology behind ebay allows for these retailers to do in their stores. we know that paypal is available in a lot of sto
Al Jazeera America
Dec 7, 2013 5:00am EST
bring the two partners 6,000km closer toot. >> hundreds of syrians walk on foot. >> mitchell johnson blows away england as australia takes a step towards regaining the ashes - oh no. >> you're watching the newshour. >> the w.t.o. agreed a deal on global commerce making it easier for poorer countries too trade. it could add up to $18 trillion to the global economy. >> in egypt - 21 women and girls imprisoned for protesting in october, including seven girls under 18. the red cross says 300 people have been killed in 48 hours after violence between militias and the central african republic. thousands of people are looking at refuge at the airport where french soldiers are on guard. >> some people are talking about a religious or sectarian war against christians and muslims. is that how the situation is developing? >> it's a political crisis, and unfortunately some people are using the intentions between the communities peacefully together. about 15 to 20% mousse limbs who are active in the any and now the author represented in politics and some don't like that. this is what is going on.
FOX News
Dec 7, 2013 1:30pm PST
. they're working and shopping from home and see driving as an expensive hassle. 30-year-old nick johnson from printston, new jersey, last had a car when he was 18, choosing instead to travel by bike. he says commuting is a lot more fun on a bike, environmentally friendly and just practical. >> i don't have to park, pay for car payments, automobile insurance which i hear is expensive in jersey. it's a form of entertainment and exercise. >> reporter: research shows nick is becoming the norm. the number of young people between ages 14 to 34 without drivers licenses has increased from 21% to 26% between 2000 and 2010. during that time driving as a whole has dropped by 23% among 16 to 34 years old while those most likely to buy a car from 2007 to 2011, the age group shifted to 44 to 64. some say high student loans and i bad economy are reason. others say this is more than a temporary shift, noting sharp decreases in driving in rural areas and among after fluent young people. >> it used to be a rite of passage to get a driver's license and now it's not uncommon for people to say why bother. >>
SFGTV
Dec 6, 2013 7:30pm PST
that made it. >> i would like you to meet michael johnson. he has been in the program for over 8 years. >> nice to me you. what inspired your photography? >> i am inspired everything that i see. the greatest thing about being a photographer is being able to show other people what i see. i have mostly worked in cuba and work that i shot here in san francisco. >> what is it about being a street artist that you particularly like? >> i liked it to the first day that i did it. i like talking to mentum people. talking about art or anything that comes to our minds. there is more visibility than i would see in any store front. this would cost us relatively very little. >> i am so happy to meet you. i wish you all of the best. >> you are the wonderful artist that makes these color coding. >> nice to me to. >> i have been a street artist since 1976. >> how did you decide to be a street artist? >> i was working on union square. on lunch hours, i would be there visiting the artist. it was interesting, exciting, and i have a creative streak in me. it ranges from t-shirts, jackets, hats. what is the
ABC
Dec 7, 2013 8:00am PST
right here in the bay area to do it. here's health and science reporter carolyn johnson. >> reporter: chris walks five miles a day just getting around the game store in downtown oakland. he knows exactly how many steps he takes thanks to a tiny tracker in his pocket called fit bit. >> changed my life basically it we were. i went from a 2xl to a medium. >> reporter: he started using fit bit about two years ago. >> i hate exercising. with a passion. walking to me isn't exercise. >> reporter: stores like this best buy struggled to keep them in stock. >> one point we had such a large demand they were flying off the she feel. >> reporter: two companies are leading the company. both track your movement and record sleep patterns at night and come with free apps to help you keep track of the calories you burn and eat. enter in what you ate on the app or scan a bar code with the jawbone app. there fl's the flex force. >> from 80 to 200 employees, the products are carried in over 20,000 stores worldwide. >> reporter: the idea evolved from the nintendo wii, the first game to interact with games
NBC
Dec 7, 2013 2:05am PST
for our johnson's baby of the week. >> we love this. >> the announcements. we celebrate new mom ands new additions to their family. the first johnson family is memphis jax. he was born on october 8th. weighed 9 pounds, 9 ounces. he watches kathie lee and hoda every morning with mommy. >> our next baby is madison amira belgrave. she was born on november 18th in brooklyn, new york. her parents say they chose her middle name because it means princess in arabic. >> now to a baby born on october 14th, thomas wait hays. thomas was born needing a hair cut. >> i had more hair on me -- never mind. elaina faye rustler. this little darling was born on november 13th in evansville, indiana. her parents say that elaina loves to cuddle and is definitely daddy's little girl. >> if you want a chance for your baby to appear on the show, go to our website for details. >> you know we have sitting on a little sofa? we have one of our little adorable ones. this is our producer tammy's little darling ash lyn. >> and she's going to be in a fashion show! exciting. >> look how thrilled she is. now she's thinking,
MSNBC
Dec 7, 2013 5:00am PST
company, coca-cola, kodak. so it was okay to do business in south africa. it was fine. linden johnson said he was one with the african regime. it was only nixon the same, it was only jimmy carter who said the united states is a different kind of engage. with countries like south africa, angola, et cetera. reagan then pushed back. so you can imagine, reagan was very popular, you know, in sort of main stream opinion. they did engage in arms struggle. they were like non-violent. it's very difficult to sell that. the cold war is going on. you can use that as a bogey to say they support it. you can see by the clip, they support it by the soviet union. i think what happens here if i was watching it from outside, i water a teenager at the time. you are getting the word in the united states on college campuses the african-americans underestimate how hard it was to get people here to realize that this wasn't just struggle and a moral struggle through church groups had began to complain and point out these contra dictions, insisting on this economic angle. because what reagan did was to use the cold
CNN
Dec 6, 2013 6:00pm PST
." [ female announcer ] to nurses everywhere, thank you, from johnson & johnson. >>> i did a first remodel for a wounded veteran. god put a position in my heart to help these families. >> this apartment i live in, it's not set up for my needs. the doors aren't as wide as they should be. the bathroom isn't as big as it should bement some of the shelves are too high. >> i got this. >> you know the young men and women need a lot of help. unfortunately, i don't have a help in a lot of areas. but i do know how to build a home. >> it kind of bugs me at night going to sleep. it's like, well, what's next is the big question. to me, when's next is getting a house and going to school and finding a career. everything is kind of on hold right now until i get a place that is mine. >>> i want to thank my studio audience and pastor rick warren and co-authors dr. amen and dr. hyman. "the daniel plan." i'll be starting it in january. that's it for us tonight. see you all here next time. >>> the following is a cnn special report. >>> into the tunnel! let's use the tunnel. >> we knew him as "fast & furious."
ABC
Dec 7, 2013 5:00am PST
in the bay area. here is health and science reporter carolyn johnson. >> reporter: chris walks five miles a day just getting around his game store in downtown oakland were he knows exactly how many steps he takes thanks to a tiny tracker in his pocket called fitbit. >> it changed my life basically. >> it is one of a growing number of wearable electronics that has people wiring up to lose weight weight. >> i went to 2xl to medium and a smaller waist. >> he started using it two years ago. >> walk to go me is exercise. >> stores have struggled to keep them in stock. >> at one point there was such a large demand they were flying off the shelf. >> two are leading the pack. job own and fit bit. both track your movement during the day and record your sleep patterns at night. they come with three apps that keep track of the calories you burn and eat. you can also scan a better code. fit bit released it's newest device last month, flex force. >> i went to 80 employees to 200 employees the past two years. products are carried in over 20,000 stores worldwide. >> the idea involved from the nintendo w
ABC
Dec 7, 2013 6:00am PST
's health and science reporter carolyn johnson. >> reporter: chris walks five miles a day just getting around his game store in downtown oakland were he knows exactly how many steps he takes thanks to a tiny tracker in his pocket called fitbit. >> it changed my life basically. >> it is one of a growing number of wearable electronics that has people wiring up to lose weight weight. >> i went to 2xl to medium and a 40-inch waist to 29-inch waist. >> he started using it two years ago. >> i hate exercising like a passion and walking to me is like exercise. >> stores have struggled to keep them in stock. >> at one point there was such a large demand they were flying off the shelf. >> two are leading the pack. job own and fitbit. both track your movement during the day and record your sleep patterns at night. they come with three apps that keep track of the calories you burn and eat. enter in what you ate on the app or scan a bar code with this app. fitbit released it's newest device last month, flex force. >> i went to 80 employees to 200 employees the past two years. products are carried i
PBS
Dec 6, 2013 11:00pm PST
novartis and hoffman-laroche. >> and jeremy allen. >> he went to johnson and johnson. >> kathleen weldon and jim barnett. >> she went to lobby for biogen, a biotech company. he left to lobby for hoffman-laroche. >> they did a marvelous job for this house and we owe them a debt. thank you all. >> we owe them all right. wow. yeah, i mean, this happens -- it happens with every bill. i mean, i think -- what was striking about that is congressman tauzin actually sort of -- if we sent a resume out on all of their behalf, by sort of doing a roll call in his remarks. but look, i mean, that -- the steve kroft piece was stunning in that i think he caught tauzin just, oddly flat-footed. i mean, i think we've seen in reading his face, he seemed almost flat-footed that the question would be asked. i mean, no one is really going to burn any bridges. i mean, it's like one big bridge, in some ways. and look jack abramoff is a name that actually has not come up here. he's the picture of modern disgrace in washington, right? the disgraced lobbyist. one of the many books i read in preparing this book was h
Bloomberg
Dec 6, 2013 10:00pm EST
jose, california. i am emily chang. i'm here with cory johnson.
ABC
Dec 7, 2013 1:05am PST
's most successful designers, betsey johnson and j. mendel. also, special gues of soul, the legendarynklin.nkl. welcome to the holiday skating spectacular, "paul mitchell fashion on ice." "paul mitchell fashion on ice" is brought to you by paul mitchell, and by pandora, retailmenot, jared, and overstock. [ cheers and applause ] here now, the queen of soul, aretha franklin, and olympic silver medalist sasha cohen, donning the fabulous design of j. mendel. [ "chain of fools" playing ] >> ♪ everybody, put your hands together ♪ [ cheers and applause ] ♪ chain, chain, chain ♪ chain, chain, chain >> ♪ chain, chain, chain >> ♪ chain, chain, chain ♪ oh-a-a-a-ah-ah ♪
CNN
Dec 7, 2013 1:00am PST
agreed and awarded johnson $14 million, $1 million for every year on death row but in 2011, the u.s. supreme court reversed that decision saying thompson hadn't proven a pattern of misconduct. the supreme court's decision stunned richard burke who said despite the promises to clean things up, his office in new orleans was with holding evidence, more than two decades after edwards was sent to death row and burkes say it's part of a pattern. burke represents michael anderson sentenced to die after the 2006 murder of five men in an suv. in january 2010, long after anderson went to prison, burke received this videotape from prosecutors. he believes they purposely kept it from the defense for years knowing it would have proven anderson was innocent. on it, the state's key witness contradicts her story, even gets the time of the murders wrong saying it was daylight. the shooting occurred at 4:00 a.m. >> what's clear is she wasn't telling the truth. she didn't say this happened. the prosecution had evidence of that and didn't hand it over. >> reporter: we asked the district attorney to t
KOFY
Dec 6, 2013 9:00pm PST
that. here's health science reporter carolyn johnson. >> chris walks 5 miles a day just getting around the store in downtown oakland. he knows exactly how many steps he takes thanks to tiny tracker in his pocket called fit bit. >> changed my life basically. >> it's one of growing number of wearable electronic that has people wiring up to lose weight. >> i went from like a two xl to medium and 40 inches waist to 29 inch waist. >> he started using fit bit about two years ago. >> i hate exercising. with a fashion. walk to go me isn't exercise. >> stores like this best buy have struggled to keep them in stock. >> at one point there was such large demand they were playing in off the shelf. >> 2 san francisco company are leading the pack. they both track the movement during the day and record the sleep pattern at night. they also come with 3 app that help you keep track of the number of calorie you burn and eat. enter in what you ate on the fit bit app or scan a bar code with the jaw bone app. last month this was released flex foyvrments i have gone from 80 mye to 100 in the last two y
CSPAN
Dec 7, 2013 4:00am EST
this on cable tv and a variety of other things. i'll finish by recounting words that lyndon johnson, a master legislator, said once. he grew up poor in the hill country in texas. and his family couldn't always take for granted that they were going to have enough to keep the roof over their head or keep food on the table. o this is the thought i'll leave you with. jobson once said any man not willing to compromise, well, that man never went to bed hungry. he said, you know, he said any man who is not willing to settle for half a loaf, well, that man never went to bed hungry. that's exactly right. the american people expect us to be problem solvers and practical solution providers, not happen right now. we're too intent on taking an all or nothing approach which leads to nothing. having said all of that, i'm pleased to be with you here. and senator, i'll turn it over o you. >> to all of you, if you have a question, stand up -- i don't know where the mics are. we have the mics. so let's begin. if you have a question, stand up, we'll go to you. no, ma'am elected officials might feel giving up the
FOX News
Dec 7, 2013 3:00pm PST
a car has shifted from 35 to 44 to the 55 to 64 age group. 30-year-old nick johnson from princeton, new jersey, last had a car and driver's license when he was 18, choosing instead to travel by bus. he says commuting a lot more fun on a bike, environmentally friendly and just practical. >> i don't have to park. i don't have to pay for car payments, automobile insurance, which i hear is really expensive in jersey. it's a form of entertainment and exercise. >> while the economy has played a role with more unemployed young people and high student loan payments, experts say more young people are not driving because they're moving to urban areas with access to public transportation. technology has also made it easier to work from home and shop from home and more people see driving as a hassle. >> there was much more aspiration to buy certain cars. i don't think the younger generation has that passion around it. it's really more getting from a to b. they have more passion for what's in the car. things like entertainment systems. >> she expects millennials to eventually buy cars but it's up to
CNBC
Dec 7, 2013 4:00am EST
recommending mcdermott on speculation friday? simple, it announced the old ceo steven johnson who has been running the company some say running the company into the ground for the last four years will be retiring later this month. going to be replaced by david dixon. and before that he ran the u.s. arm of technip a terrific energy construction firms that's one of the principal competitors. dixon has 23 years of offshore experience. that's right, in engineering construction for oil fields and i think he's the right guy for the job. i think he has the experience to turn the company around. mcdermott's management is being revamped, but that alone will not make for a turn around, creates the potential for one. what do i think is happening could encourage shareholders? first of all, and this is crucial in any stock story comeback. after all the company's missteps, the expectations for mcdermott have gotten so low that the stock seems to be impervious to bad news. what i regarded as a disappointing quarter. earnings coming in well below expectations. company's backlog decreasing an astounding 9%
CSPAN
Dec 7, 2013 12:00am EST
"the cancer and the author, george johnson, talks about the evidence that dinosaurs had cancer. but cancer is found in many kinds of animals. it is found in the remains of egyptians varied -- buried several thousand years ago. it is a phenomenon of life, specially human life. there is a variety of factors that can increase the risk of any single individual developing cancer. by far the greatest in our society is use of tobacco. but obesity, lack of exercise, alcohol use, exposure to sunlight are among some of the causes. is not as -- asbestos longer use but is another cause. yes marco we need vitamin d. it there are other ways to get vitamin d. modest exposure to sunlight is very different than the kinds of anosures that lead to ordinance numbers of mutations as a result of uv exposures. most people get plenty of vitamin d. deficiencies in vitamin d can't .e repaired i taking it orally host: how important is it to listen to your body? early detection and early wariness in terms of riveting or allowing you to live with cancer and it being treated, regardless of the type of cance
FOX News
Dec 7, 2013 11:30am PST
-olds. meanwhile, the age most likely to buy a car has shift from 35 to 44 to 65, ken johnson has chosen instead to travel by bike, he says commuting is better by bike, more environmental friendly, and just more practical. >> i don't have to park, pay for car payments and automobile insurance, which i hear is really expensive in jersey, it is a form of entertainment and exercise, so i don't have to buy a gym membership in addition to paying for a car. and it is fun. >> it is fun but while the economy has played a role with more unemployed young people and high student loan payments, experts say more young people are not driving because they're moving to urban areas with easy access to public transportation. technology has made it easier to work and shop from home, and more people see driving as a hassle. >> there was much more aspiration to buy certain cars. i don't think the younger generation has that passion around it. it is really more getting from a to b, and they have more passion for what is in the car, things like entertainment systems. >> now, she expects millennials to buy more cars, b
CSPAN
Dec 7, 2013 4:00am EST
georgia mr. johnson, is recognized for five minutes. >> thank you, mr. chairman. for holding this very important and significant hearing today. get my notes squared away. this hearing is pure political theater. it's a comedy but the audience has seen it so many times now that it's no longer funny. in fact, this hearing is an egregious waste of this committee's time. especially when one considers all of the legislation that remains unaddressed by the house, like immigration reform. the senate has passed comprehensive immigration reform by the speaker of the house continues to refuse to bring the issue to the house floor. yesterday, as house members walked down the capitol steps on their way home from an exhausting one hour workday, i watched as most members had their heads down. they wanted to avoid eye contact with the 60 or so young people standing at the foot of the steps in the cold wind. they had their hands clasped together, the young people, in prayer. their prayer was on behalf of those families and immigrants that are being destroyed as a result of this nations failed to pass c
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